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Physical distancing and how to avoid COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about avoiding COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection, including information on physical distancing, masks and the meaning of 'close contact'.

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Symptoms of COVID-19 and how the virus spreads

Learn about coronavirus (COVID-19), its symptoms, how it is diagnosed and treated, how it is spread and what to do if you come into contact with the virus.

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COVID-19 isolation and quarantine

Isolation and quarantine is vital for preventing the spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19. Here are answers to common questions about isolation.

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Caring for people with COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about caring for someone with COVID-19 (coronavirus).

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Seeing a doctor and getting tested for COVID-19

Questions and answers about when to see your doctor and COVID-19 (coronavirus) testing, including how long results take and what to do if you test positive.

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Social gatherings and business closures during the COVID-19 outbreak

Frequently asked questions and answers about COVID-19 (coronavirus) affecting venue and business closures as well as information on physical distancing and gatherings.

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COVID-19 information for older Australians

Frequently asked questions on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for older Australians.

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Childcare, school exclusions, and COVID-19

Frequently asked questions on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for parents and carers regarding childcare and school.

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About coronaviruses

Coronaviruses can cause several illnesses, from the common cold to serious respiratory infections and pneumonia. Find out more about the symptoms here.

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Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a virus that can cause severe pneumonia. It spread from China in 2002-2003. Know what to do in a future outbreak.

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